Abstract

This session will introduce ways in which a free and easy-to-use online tool, based on current theory of the components of national culture, can be used as a catalyst for conversations with students about how culture impacts teaching and learning in post-secondary settings.

Bio

Pamela Young

Pamela Young,Ph.D., is the Academic Team Lead of the University of Alberta’s Advanced Professional Program in English-medium Instruction (APPEMI). This program is designed to enhance the teaching and language skills of international professors who do not speak English as a first language, but who use English to teach in their content areas.